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Koch Network Backed Mysterious Group Pushing to Shift Allocation of PA Electoral Votes
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JL
- 185 days ago - citizensforethics.org
In 2011, a new Pennsylvania nonprofit, All Votes Matter, began spending tens of thousands of dollars lobbying in favor of changing how Pennsylvania's electoral votes are awarded to presidential candidates.
Report:Funds for Favors II: The Industry Strikes Back
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JL
- 191 days ago - citizensforethics.org
During the 2012 election cycle, industries examined by CREW donated almost $8.3 million to the chairmen and ranking members of committees that oversee them, up almost 24% from the 2010 cycle.
CREW Continues Fight Against Dark Money: Lawsuit
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JL
- 198 days ago - citizensforethics.org
we intend to aggressively pursue our lawsuit against the IRS in 2014. In Dec.r we a filed an opposition to the agency's motion to dismiss the suit, which challenges the IRS' failure to rein in organizations abusing their 501(c)(4) status by engaging in
As Maine Goes... a Bipartisan Call to Overturn 'Citizens United' By John Nichols
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Robert
- 451 days ago - thenation.com
When the Maine State House voted 111-33 this week to call for a constitutional amendment to overturn the US Supreme Court's ruling in Citizens United v. Federal Election Commission, the support for this bold gesture was notably bipartisan. Twenty-five Re
Having Spent Millions Influencing Three Branches of Government, Kochs Look to Buy Fourth Estate
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Chris
- 457 days ago - prwatch.org
Koch's Americans for Prosperity has also increasingly grown active in state and local judicial races, spending millions to influence traditionally non-partisan elections for judge. The Kochs have also funded groups like the Federalist Society,
Congressional Momentum on SEC Political Spending Push
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JL
- 476 days ago - citizenvox.org
Public Citizen applauds the 70 members of the U.S. House of Representatives, led by Reps. Chris Van Hollen (D-Md.) & Michael Capuano (D-Mass.), who sent a letter to the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) today urging it to follow through on its st
'Pay-to-Play' Corruption: Chevron, Campaign Contributions and Government Contracts
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JL
- 505 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
The problem: Chevron Corp. is a government contractor and is prohibited by law from making contributions to federal candidates, parties and committees, including to the new phenomenon of "independent-expenditure-only" super PACs.
Take Action:Demand That Chevron Keep Its Corporate Profits Out of the People's Politics.
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JL
- 506 days ago - action.citizen.org
The oil giant contributed $2.5 million to a super PAC affiliated with GOP House Speaker John Boehner, which was devoted solely to running negative ads against Democratic candidates for Congress.
CREW and Former Cong. Candidate Dr. David Gill Sue IRS Over Tax Loophole for Dark Money Groups
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JL
- 520 days ago - citizensforethics.org
Although the law says 501(c)(4) groups must operate "exclusively" for social welfare purposes, an IRS regulation says the groups may operate "primarily" for such purposes.
Exposed: The Dark-Money ATM of the Conservative Movement
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JL
- 531 days ago - motherjones.com
You haven't heard of Donors Trust, but it's bankrolled the right's fights against unions, public schools, climate scientists, and more.
ALEC Has Opposed "Popular Vote" Efforts Which Would Protect Against Partisan Rigging of Electoral College
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JL
- 535 days ago - prwatch.org
The American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC) has actively lobbied against state plans to implement a national popular vote for president, urging state legislators to preserve the Electoral College
Secret Donors Finance Fight Against Hagel
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JL
- 542 days ago - nytimes.com
A brand new conservative group calling itself Americans for a Strong Defense and financed by anonymous donors is running advertisements urging Democratic senators in five states to vote against Chuck Hagel,
HOW ONE SUPPOSED NON-PROFIT SPENT MILLIONS ON CAMPAIGN ADS, BROKE THE LAW, THEN DISAPPEARED
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JL
- 542 days ago - citizensforethics.org
No group better illustrates the disastrous unintended consequences of the Supreme Court's Citizens United decision than the Commission on Hope, Growth, and Opportunity
Secretive Conservative Group Appears Ready to Vanish
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JL
- 544 days ago - billingsgazette.com
After four years spent dumping candidate attack ads on Montana elections and leading high-profile challenges to state campaign laws, a secretive conservative organization looks as if it may simply vanish.
 

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